Thursday, March 30, 2017 7:00 PM
Cleveland Institute of Art Cinematheque
11610 Euclid Ave
Cleveland, OH 44106
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Ride RTA to the Cleveland Institute of Art Cinematheque via the HealthLine, which runs 24/7.
CIA’s unified campus has three lots, all of which can be accessed from E. 117th Street. CIFF patrons should use Lot 73, located in the rear of the complex and encompassing the CIA loading dock. It’s the closest lot to the Cinematheque entrance (Entrance C). But if it is full, additional parking is available in CIA’s annex lot on the other side of E. 117th, along the railroad tracks. Parking is free.
Thursday, March 30, 2017 9:30 PM - 10:55 PM
In the early days of cinema, and even into the 80s, movie posters were works of art. Often designed by brilliant illustrators, they were sometimes more memorable than the films themselves. Many of the artists who made these masterpieces were unknown to the general public due to film companies prohibiting them from including their signature. This restriction led such artists as John Alvin to find unique ways to hide his name within the poster. In the 90s, things began to change as technology presented new tools for creating posters. There was a shift from illustrations to photoshopped heads of the...
Thursday, March 30, 2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
CITIZEN JANE: BATTLE FOR THE CITY is a story about our global urban future, in which nearly three-fourths of the world’s population will live in cities by the end of this century. It’s also a story about America’s recent urban past, in which bureaucratic, “top down” approaches to building cities have dramatically clashed with grassroots, “bottom up” approaches. The film brings us back mid-century, on the eve of the battles for the heart and soul of American cities, about to be routed by cataclysmically destructive Urban Renewal and highway projects. The film details the revolutionary thinking of Jane Jacobs, and...